40 North Center Street Suite 200 Mesa, Arizona 85201
PRACTICE AREA: Elder Law
Tyler White focuses his practice on Elder Law, including ALTCS/Medicaid planning, veterans benefit
planning, and advance care planning. He also practices in the area of employment and labor law, with a
focus on pharmaceutical overtime collective action litigation.
Bar Admissions: Tyler is a member of the Arizona State Bar.
Education and Honors: Tyler graduated summa cum laude from Arizona State University with a degree
in Interdisciplinary Studies in 2002, and then graduated from Chapman University School of Law in 2006. During law school, Tyler served as Staff Editor for Nexus Journal and Executive Editor for Chapman Law Review, and earned top honors in Mediation, Wills & Trusts, and Legal Research and Writing. After law school, Tyler earned a master’s degree in public policy from the University of Utah, where he was inducted into Pi Alpha Alpha for academic achievement and graduated with honors.
Professional Activities and Experience: During law school, Tyler worked at the California Court of Appeal as a judicial extern for the honorable Justice Richard Aronson, and as a research assistant to Professor Katherine Darmer. Tyler also earned a position in an appellate litigation clinic, where he
drafted appellate briefs and successfully argued a case involving immigration issues before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. He later earned a position at the University of Utah to assist with graduate level studies in quantitative methods. Tyler has also helped draft the briefs in a wage and hour collective
action before the Supreme Court of the United States.
In addition to clerkship experience at the California and Arizona Courts of Appeals, Tyler has argued at the Federal Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and assisted with drafting briefs before the Supreme Court of the United States. As an Elder Law attorney at Jackson White, PC, Tyler has assisted thousands of clients with all stages of the ALTCS process, from pre-crisis planning to the highest level of appeal. Tyler further partners with dozens of long-term care facilities around the state to prevent coverage gaps and facilitate successful ALTCS applications. Tyler has presented state-wide for NAELA, the Alzheimer’s Association, AHCA, and KFNX’s Successful Aging radio program. In addition to co-authoring a resource guide that reaches 50,000 readers each year, Tyler has been published in the Arizona Republic, the Glendale Star, the Peoria Times, and Luke News. Tyler served as Executive Editor for Chapman Law Review, is an accredited VA Attorney, belongs to the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, has sat on the board for Parkinson Network of Arizona, and currently sits on Arizona Health Care Foundation’s board. Most important to Tyler, though, are his wife and five children.
Please feel free to contact Mr. White or his legal assistant, Rachel Hamilton.